• Backyard Gardening

    Growing Bamboos in Pots; the Ultimate Guide

    Bamboos in pots are not something impossible. You can plant it effectively using containers too. You will learn with the complete information about it in this post. Bamboo is a perennial grass plant that can grow quickly with low maintenance. Some varieties of this plant can get vigorously spreading from underground rhizomes in the garden of your house. The growth of this invasive type of plant can be controlled when it is in containers, so it is not going to be that hard. Choosing Types to Grow Bamboos in Pots There are two main types of bamboo plants, Running and Clumping. The clumping one grows at a slower pace and…

  • Backyard Gardening,  Urban Gardening

    Creating a Charming Small Backyard Pond for Your Relaxing Gateway

    A small backyard pond can be a charming addition to your space. Luckily, it is easy nowadays to create such a water feature. The popularity of DIY backyard pond has made the equipment and materials required to build as well as maintain this water feature widely available in a range of prices. Meanwhile, a pond, even a small one, will be able to bring a calming, relaxing element to your garden. It is capable to draw birds and provide the exciting sound of splashing water as well. However, before creating a garden pond, you had better do some research and planning first since this additional element will not be easy…

  • Backyard Gardening,  Container Gardening

    Practical 5 Gallon Bucket Garden for Your Narrow Backyard

    A 5 gallon bucket garden is a perfect solution for you who are looking for a way to make the most of your tiny backyard or a small balcony in an apartment. You just need to prepare 5-gallon containers, some planting soil, stones, compost, and peat moss. While it may seem a bit overwhelming, bucket gardening is indeed very simple. This gardening project is not only ideal for those who own limited space but also great for homeowners in general. Different from traditional gardening, it is possible to acquire a greater variety of plants with 5 gallon bucket garden. Besides, you do not have to deal with any weeding treatment.…